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How to Make Chores for Adults Fun Again

When we give our kids chores to do, we do all we can to inject a little fun into proceedings to make it a little easier on them. Why then do us More »

Should you reject a domestic helper with a bad reference?

One of the most frequent dilemmas for families looking to hire domestic help is when they find someone they really like who has a bad reference or some other red flag pops More »

Tips To Get You through Fertility Treatment

Fertility treatment is becoming more common today. A 2014 report by the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART) showed that over 165,000 IVF procedures were performed in 2013 and more than 60,000 More »

The Dangers of the World In Your Living Room

The halcyon days of imagined safety have all but diminished under the microscope of today’s media and the sobering reality that the world is dangerous. It’s not safe to let children play More »

Save big while you stay in shape with Groupon

Getting fit doesn't have to be expensive. If you're really motivated to stay in shape, you'll do whatever it takes, and if that means resorting to jogging around the park because you More »


Finding kids clothes online

Finding designer kids clothes can be hard work for a lot of parents. Sure, if you have enough money to walk into any kid’s clothes shop in the world with unlimited funds, it’s probably quite easy, but let’s face it, that’s not many of us. No =, for most of the world, if we want our kids to look great, it can be hard work. The majority of the working world relies on either hand-me-downs from family members, or a quick trip to a discount clothing store where we can pick something up relatively

Lap band surgery: Almost a one-size-fits-all solution

In comparison to some weight loss procedures, it would be fair to say that lap band surgery is one of the more recent additions to the industry. Sure, it's certainly been established having first received FDA approval in 2001 - but it’s not got the decades of history that some rival procedures have. Then again, maybe that's a good thing. This is a procedure which has pretty much revolutionized the weight loss industry - and we don't use that term lightly. The fact that you can be in and out

Mom Says It is Time for a Storage Unit

In many instances, mom usually gets what she wants. When you stop and think about it, as important as dad is to the family, mom is oftentimes the individual who holds it all together. Whether it is making sure the kids get to school on time and get their homework done, the kids don’t destroy their rooms, the family checking account stays solvent, everyone gets to their respective doctor appointments during the year, moms pretty much do it all. That said mom typically knows too when

Is It Time for a Family Vacation?

Even though summer seems to go by quicker than any other season, many families make the summertime the time they get away from it all. Whether you and your family were able to vacation during the summer or not, there is always that next trip to plan for. That said have you thought about a trip away from home that involves more than just packing the kids and the luggage in the car for a weekend getaway? For some families, a trip throughout parts of Europe, Africa, South America, Central